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Break ground for youth center
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Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Edward Arnold was born on February 18, 1890. He was an American actor appearing in over 150 films during his career. From 1947 to 1953, he starred in the ABC radio program "Mr. President." He died on April 26, 1956.
Photograph caption dated April 16, 1956 reads "Operating toy vehicles in simulated groundbreaking ceremonies on 'Operation Teen Center' telecast are Mrs. Marvin Owen, president of Youth Foundation, left, and actor Edward Arnold, for whom first chapter of foundation was named. In background is Mrs. V. L. Geissinger, teen program chairman for Youth Center." The telecast took place at KRCA television studios in Hollywood.; See images #00124693 through #00124695 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Arnold, Edward,--1890-1956
KRCA (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Women--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Radio personalities--California--Los Angeles
Television stations--California--Los Angeles
Trucks--Models--California--Los Angeles
Miniature objects--California--Los Angeles
Ground breaking ceremonies--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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